CHEMUNG COUNTY, N.Y. (WENY) – Time is running out to register for Chemung County's household hazardous waste collection event.

The event is free and for Chemung County residents only.

The event is scheduled for Saturday, October 13. Pre-registration is required and the deadline to register is this tomorrow, October 11 at 4 p.m.

You can register by calling the Cornell Cooperative Extension at 607-734-4453 during business hours, which are 9 a.m. To 4 p.m.

Acceptable items include:

  • Ammonia
  • Antifreeze
  • Arts and crafts supplies
  • Batteries (household types, NOT car batteries)
  • Bleach
  • Brake fluid
  • Cesspool cleaners
  • Drain cleaners
  • Driveway sealer
  • Dry cleaning fluids
  • Engine and radiator flushes
  • Floor cleaners
  • Fluorescent lights (tubes or bulbs)
  • Gasoline/Kerosene
  • Herbicides
  • Insect sprays
  • Mercury, items containing mercury
  • Metal polish
  • Moth balls
  • Muriatic acid
  • Oil based paint
  • Old chemistry sets
  • Oven cleaners
  • Paint thinner
  • Pesticides
  • Photo chemicals/inks
  • Pool chemicals
  • Radiator cleaners
  • Rodent killers
  • Rust preventatives
  • Sealants
  • Solvents
  • Transmission fluid
  • Wood preservatives
  • Wood strippers